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SF Peninsula (Zoom): Creating a Series for Netflix and Other Streaming Services

January 22 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Registration for this meeting is required.

January Meeting Online Only
Saturday, January 22
10 AM – 12 PM
Much as we have enjoyed temporarily offering our meetings to all comers for no charge, the time has come for the return of meeting fees.
We are appealing to people’s inclination to do what’s right. Instead of requiring payment before registration, we respectfully request upon confirmation of your registration that you pay $5 (CWC members, any branch)$10 (non-members), or an amount of your choosing.
Thank you for your commitment to our continuing existence and your contribution to our community.
— Agenda —
10:00 AM – Mingle in breakout rooms with fellow writers
Breakout rooms open at 10… join when you want.
Note that our main meeting and Think Tank are shifted slightly later to accommodate speaker availability.
10:30 AM – Club business
11:00 AM – Alejandro Adams
Creating a Series for Netflix and Other Streaming Services
 (see below for more information)

We are suspending our Think Tank program until we are “live” again.


Alejandro Adams
Creating a Series for Netflix and Other Streaming Services
Alejandro Adams is an independent filmmaker turned screenwriter. From pitching Jason Spitz (John Wick) to declining offers from Richard Gere, Alejandro has cultivated the sense of adventure that must accompany any foray into Hollywood. His international sports drama Shutout is being produced by Jeff Kirschenbaum (Fast & Furious, Maleficent, The Gray Man), with David Mackenzie (Hell or High Water) attached to direct. Alejandro has also developed two series with Mark Bomback (Defending Jacob, Planet of the Apes), from pilot to show bible (an industry-standard reference document with essential information about the series).
Creating a Series for Netflix and Other Streaming Services
In our meeting, Alejandro Adams will guide us through the process of breaking into Hollywood as a screenwriter. Drawing on his considerable industry experience, Alejandro will cover intermediate and advanced screenwriting practices with a heavy emphasis on developing a series for a streaming service. He will also answer our questions about

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Date:
January 22
Time:
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Redwood City Yacht Club
441 Seaport Ct.
Redwood City, CA 94063 United States
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